Weyl–Einstein structures on K-contact manifolds

Original Paper

DOI: 10.1007/s10711-017-0223-3

Cite this article as:
Gauduchon, P. & Moroianu, A. Geom Dedicata (2017). doi:10.1007/s10711-017-0223-3


We show that a compact K-contact manifold \((M,g,\xi )\) has a closed Weyl–Einstein connection compatible with the conformal structure [g] if and only if it is Sasaki–Einstein.


Weyl-Einstein K-contact Sasaki 

Mathematics Subject Classification (2010)

53C25 53D10 53A30 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CMLS, École Polytechnique, CNRSUniversité Paris-SaclayPalaiseauFrance
  2. 2.Laboratoire de Mathématiques d’OrsayUniversité Paris-Sud, CNRS, Université Paris-SaclayOrsayFrance

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